Scaredman Recreation Site

North Umpqua Wild And Scenic River

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Overview

RESERVATION ONLY - NO FIRST-COME-FIRST-SERVE AVAILABILITY WHEN INDICATED AT SITE 

Off the beaten path, this minimally developed campground along Canton Creek features riverside picnic sites, drinking water spigots, and a vault restroom facility. Nearby, there are several outstanding undeveloped swimming holes along both Canton and Steamboat Creeks. Canton Creek and Steamboat Creek are closed to all angling. Just 3 miles downstream from Scaredman, the North Umpqua River offers world-class fly-fishing.

Recreation

Picnicing, relaxing, and swimming are the primary recreation activites taking place at Cavitt Creek Recreation Site. 

Fishing and whitewater rafting activites can take place just 3 miles downstream on the North Umpqua River.

Facilities

Scaredman has 10 campsites with tables and fire rings. Drinking water is available from spigots within the campground and a vault toilet on site. Campers will also have access to the riverside day-use area.

Natural Features

The recreation site is remote in heavily wooded area of different species. The campground and day-use area are at 1390' along a creek and many waterfalls, rivers, and forests are in the surrounding region.

Nearby Attractions

Within a short drive from the campground you can have opportunities for day of rafting on the North Umpqua, fishing, hiking, viewing waterfalls, or driving along the Rogue - Umpqua National Scenic Byway. Just 3 miles downstream from Canton Creek is Steamboat Creek, a short tributary of the North Umpqua River, that can provide many opportunites for swimming.

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Nearby Campgrounds Distance Notification Rate
Canton Creek Campground
Umpqua National Forest
2.7mi
Steamboat Ball Field Group Site
Umpqua National Forest
3.2mi
Bogus Creek Campground
Umpqua National Forest
4.3mi
Rock Creek Pavilion
North Umpqua Wild And Scenic River
8.4mi
Susan Creek Campground
North Umpqua Wild And Scenic River
8.8mi
Deer Flat Group Site (Horseshoe Bend Campground)
Umpqua National Forest
9.2mi
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